QSLiN Updates

QSLiN Library Symposium 2020 – POSTPONED

On behalf of the entire QSLiN DEEN Sub-committee, I am officially informing you that the symposium has been POSTPONED. In a few weeks, we will see how things are going and then try to find a date that works. Please see the attached PDF written by Deborah Foltin, the DES [...]

2020 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open! “Creating Thinking Readers”

This year, for the twelfth year in a row, the QSLiN Library Symposium is offering a professional development opportunity for school library personnel in the English Sector of Quebec (both the public and private sectors). In addition to school library personnel, our educational partners (including educational consultants, school and board-level [...]

Resources from the 2019 Library Symposium Sessions

Hello everyone, Here is the list of resources from the sessions at the 2019 Library Symposium. The Strategic Librarian: Action Advocacy for the School Library Learning Commons - Anita Brooks Kirkland The Alphabet Soup of Sexual and Gender Diversity - Mona Greenbaum Choose Your Own (Battle of the Books) Adventure! [...]

2019 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open!

Registration for the 2019 QSLiN Library Symposium is now open. This year’s theme is “Embracing Change”. Date: Thursday March 28, 2019 Location: Holiday Inn Pointe-Claire, 6700 Trans Canada, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 1C2 This event is free to attend for all school library personnel in the English sector of Quebec (both [...]

Want to do a poster session at the 2019 QSLiN Library Symposium?

Every year at the Library Symposium, we like to give local Quebec library personnel the opportunity to see some of the great things that are taking place in our school libraries through poster sessions. Sometimes this could be examples of different types of programming taking place, maybe a great club [...]

2019 QSLiN Library Symposium – Registration opening soon!

Hello, "When is this year's QSLiN Library Symposium?" you may have been asking yourself. Well, wonder no longer! We are happy to announce that the 11th Annual QSLiN Library Symposium is taking place on Thursday March 28th. The location will be the same as the previous few years; the Pointe-Claire [...]

2018 QSLiN Library Symposium registration is now open

We are happy to announce that registration for the 2018 QSLiN Library Symposium is now open! This is our tenth year and we hope you can join us. The theme of this year’s Symposium is “Communication and Collaboration”. Like in previous years, all school library personnel (librarians and library technicians) [...]

New Video: Simple Steps for Supporting Students Who Speak Other Languages with Diana Maliszewski

Back at the QSLiN Library Symposium in March 2017, we had Diana Maliszewski come and talk to us about the various ways that she helps English Second Language learners in her school. While it may seem like a difficult task to reach these students and help them develop a love [...]

New Video: “How We Do The Things We Do with Pam Harland”

Back at the QSLiN Library Symposium in March 2017, we had Pam Harland (https://twitter.com/pamlibrarian &  http://www.pamlibrarian.com/) as our keynote speaker. She gave a great inspiring presentation entitled "Keep it Simple". With so many great ideas, it was decided to make her presentation into a few short videos that will allow [...]

Règles budgétaires pour l’année scolaire 2017-2018: now available

The "Règles budgétaires pour l’année scolaire 2017-2018" are now available on the MEES website. To make things more convenient for you, here is the direct link to the PDF. http://www.education.gouv.qc.ca/fileadmin/site_web/documents/PSG/ress_financieres/rb/RB_Fonctionnement_Commissions-scolaires_17-18.pdf As a reminder, the mesures that directly affect school libraries are: REGROUPEMENT DE MESURES 15100 — SOUTIEN A LA BIBLIOTHEQUE [...]

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